Description of Skillogalee Riesling 2017
Skillogalee Riesling 2017 (Riesling)
- View: Straw yellow with green hues.
- Nose: Intense aromas of musk mixed with notes of linden and other white flowers.
- Mouth: It has a dense structure with a clear fruit load in texture. Balanced acidity where flavors of lemon zest emerge with spicy and citrus notes. very long, powerful and very fresh finish.
APPELLATION: Clare Valley
VINEYARD: Skillogalee. It is a family winery is located in the picturesque Clare Valley, South Australia. Land has an area of 50 hectares and an altitude of 500 meters above sea level, with stony and shallow soils, mainly on steep slopes facing east.
GRAPES: Riesling (100%).
AGEING: Young wine, not breeding.
PREPARATION: For vintage fruits of several parcels are collected, which will reap as they reach their level of maturity. Grapes each plot were fermented separately using different techniques such that each batch deliver a different characteristic wine. Finally batches are blended before bottling.
WINE PAIRING: Perfect for enjoying hors d'oeuvres and canapes, light appetizers, salads, Asian cuisine, seafood.
RECOMMENDED TEMPERATURE SERVICE: 12-14 °C